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How to uninstall Update Service GoForFiles from your PC

This page contains complete information on how to remove Update Service GoForFiles for Windows. It is written by http://www.goforfiles.com. Check out here for more info on http://www.goforfiles.com. Please follow if you want to read more on Update Service GoForFiles on http://www.goforfiles.com's website. Usually the Update Service GoForFiles application is to be found in the C:\Program Files\GoForFilesUpdater folder, depending on the user's option during install. You can remove Update Service GoForFiles by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\GoForFilesUpdater\Uninstall.exe. Note that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file occupies 4.10 MB (4300864 bytes) on disk and is called Uninstall.exe.

Update Service GoForFiles contains of the executables below. They occupy 4.10 MB (4300864 bytes) on disk.

  • Uninstall.exe (4.10 MB)

The information on this page is only about version 3.15.22 of Update Service GoForFiles. You can find below a few links to other Update Service GoForFiles versions:

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If you're planning to uninstall Update Service GoForFiles you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\GoForFilesUpdater

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\GoForFilesUpdater\GoForFilesUpdater.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\GoForFilesUpdater\htmlayout.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\GoForFilesUpdater\Uninstall.exe

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Update Service GoForFiles

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Update Service GoForFiles\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Update Service GoForFiles\DisplayName
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Update Service GoForFiles\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Update Service GoForFiles\UninstallString

How to erase Update Service GoForFiles using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Update Service GoForFiles is an application by http://www.goforfiles.com. Frequently, users decide to erase it. This is difficult because doing this manually requires some know-how regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best SIMPLE manner to erase Update Service GoForFiles is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

3. Click on the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on your computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate Update Service GoForFiles or simply click the Search feature and type in "Update Service GoForFiles". The Update Service GoForFiles program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Update Service GoForFiles in the list , the following information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding Update Service GoForFiles, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Update Service GoForFiles:

  • The publisher is: http://www.goforfiles.com
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\GoForFilesUpdater\Uninstall.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Update Service GoForFiles.
Uninstall Update Service GoForFiles

8. After removing Update Service GoForFiles, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Update Service GoForFiles that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Update Service GoForFiles with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Update Service GoForFiles by http://www.goforfiles.com from your computer, we are not saying that Update Service GoForFiles by http://www.goforfiles.com is not a good software application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Update Service GoForFiles in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2017-03-31 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-03-31 10:46:46.750